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    "If you've been injured through no fault of your own you could be entitled to compensation. If you're unsure if you could claim, I recommend you call Accident Advice Helpline."

    Esther Rantzen

    Injury claim in Methil

    Personal Injury Solicitors in Methil

    How To Get The Best Service From Stores to avoid having to make an injury claim in Methil

    In the worst case scenario, if something you have purchased in a store has turned out to be dangerously faulty, you may be able to make an injury claim in Methil and get compensation.

    An injury claim in Methil is however, the last resort in these types of situations, and although using a company like Accident Advice Helpline will make the process less stressful, it is still worth taking the appropriate steps to ensuring you get the best service and the highest quality goods from start to finish.

    Here are some of the things you should be doing when making a purchase:

    • Check the suitability of the item before you buy it. Ask a shop assistant if you can take it out of the box or road test it so that you can be sure it is fit for purpose.
    • When buying gifts make sure that you have checked that the item will be well received and wanted. Remember that it is not always possible to take an item back.
    • Look into the item and store you are buying from in advance. This will tell you if the store has a good reputation or if you are buying from a retailer with a history of faulty goods.

    Once you have purchased your item then there are still some steps you should be taking once you get it home:

    • Read the instructions! If an item is not assembled properly, or you are injured due to not reading the instructions carefully then this is your fault and the store does not have to take the item back or give you compensation as part of an injury claim in Methil.
    • Be safe and only ever use a product for it’s intended purpose.

    If your item is faulty or dangerous then before you make a compensation claim you should:

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    • Take the item back to the store in the exact condition it has been left in. This will tell the retailer immediately what is wrong with the item and will prevent you being accused of damaging the item yourself.
    • Make sure you have your receipt and take the item back as quickly as possible.
    • Go to the store, not the manufacturer. The store will be able to deal with the manufacturer if necessary. You should always go to your point of sale.

    Worst Case Scenario – Making An Injury Claim in Methil

    If your product is badly faulty and you have sustained an injury you can call Accident Advice Helpline on: 0800 689 0500 to speak to someone who can help.

    The team of advisers is there to get your claim started and walk you through the process as simply as possible.

    Make sure you have any evidence and all of the details of your purchase with you so that the claim can be processed more quickly.

    Date Published: 24th August 2013

    Author: David Brown

    Accident Advice Helpline (or AAH) is a trading style of Slater Gordon Solutions Legal Limited. Slater Gordon Solutions Legal Limited is a company registered in England and Wales with registration number 07931918, VAT 142 8192 16, registered office Dempster Building, Atlantic Way, Brunswick Business Park, Liverpool, L3 4UU and is an approved Alternative Business Structure authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority with licence number 591058 and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.

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